Hardwood Greenway Late nights at the park, last to leave Early mornings through the park, first to arrive Smell of leather Freshly mowed grass AI Meb Bum knees Less bummy knees My knees used to kill me on the court, nobody asked They feel fresh on the pavement, "Don't runners have bad knees?" Mid-post fadeaway [...]

Marathon Jitters

Tomorrow is my first marathon and I'm super excited. I cannot wait. I've done nothing today except play Assassin's Creed Origins. That's all I can do. My mind is running wild. It's been hard to write these past few weeks because all I can think about is tomorrow. Hopefully it all goes well and I'll [...]

Not My Dog

I did not feel like running this morning. I don't know if it's because my marathon is Saturday and I lack the motivation or excitement to do these last short, shakeout runs. Or if it's because I've been having trouble waking in the morning. My lack of motivation is probably the reason I've had trouble [...]